Television - Consultancy & Production
Lu assisted Fanny Productions, an independent production company from the south of France, in their filming of the Ultra Trail de Mont Blanc marathons over the course of a week in the Alps, spanning Switzerland, France and Italy.
In 2015, a TV consulting project took her to New York, where she set up the US head office for
the renowned UK Indie, October Films - www.octoberfilms.co.uk.
A selection of Lu's TV documentary work...
Production Manager - organising the shoot in Argentina for the Rheas sequences of the show.
MONKEY LIFE - SERIES 1 - 8 - Primate Planet Productions Ltd.
For the seven landmark series, MONKEY LIFE, shown on Channel 5 and on Discovery's Animal Planet Channel and Nat Geo WILD around the world, Lu ran Primate Planet Productions and was responsible for negotiating the commercial contracts, managing the the production budgets, series filming, staff and series production of the seven series of Monkey Life (134 episodes). After Series One's 14 episodes, each series of MONKEY LIFE thereafter contained 20 x half hour episodes.
Lu was the Executive Producer for Series 4,5,6 and 7 of Monkey Life. She also directed in each series, including Series 8 (2015).
Managing Director - Primate Planet Productions Ltd from 2006 - 2014
As Managing Director of this independent production company, Lu was responsible for the strategic direction of the company,
managing all aspects of legal, finance, HR, marketing and she was Head of Production. Lu's creative credits included Executive Producer and she directed, as well as provided second camera footage, on a number of shoots.
Monkey Life on DVD and video on demand - Vimeo - To view clips from the series, visit the PPP Ltd YouTube Channel. To purchase the series DVDs, visit Primate Planet's Amazon Shop and to purchase a digital copy of each series, visit Primate Planet Productions VOD page on VIMEO.
"Dedicated team player"
THE INDUSTRIAL REVELATIONS series with Presenter Mark Williams, were extremely popular on the Discovery Channel. Lu was on the production team for the two series. DVDs can be purchased on Amazon.